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Lepidoptera > Bombycoidea > Sphingidae > Macroglossinae > Macroglossini > Clarinina > Ampelophaga

Ampelophaga khasiana Rothschild, 1895 – Scarce Vine Hawkmoth

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List of Ampelophaga Bremer & grey, 1853 known from India.
Ampelophaga dolichoides Felder, 1874, Arunachal Pradesh (Arthreya, 2014).
Ampelophaga khasiana Rothschild, 1895, Meghalaya, Nepal, Sikkim (Bortolin et al., 1998).
Ampelophaga rubiginosa (Bremer & Grey, 1853), Assam ( Arandhara et al., 2017), Nepal (Rafi et al., 2014).
Ampelophaga thomasi Cadiou & Kitching, 1998, Nepal, Sikkim, West Bengal.
References:
  1. OD: Ampelophaga khasiana Rothschild, 1895, Novit. zool. 2: 482. Type locality: [India], Assam [Meghalaya], Khasia Hills [Khasi Hills].
  2. http://tpittaway.tripod.com/china/a_kha.htm
  3. http://sphingidae.myspecies.info/taxonomy/term/485 [accessed 08 January 2018]

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Anonymous. 2022. Ampelophaga khasiana Rothschild, 1895 – Scarce Vine Hawkmoth. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/356246/Ampelophaga-khasiana
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